Jorinde Verwimp & Tiamo

Jorinde Verwimp’s Tiamo: Farewell ceremony in Mechelen

This Saturday, Belgian dressage rider Jorinde Verwimp has retired her 18-year-old KWPN gelding Tiamo by Lester from the sport. In their last competition, the World Cup Freestyle, they finished in place eight with 74,120 percent. For the rider, then a young rider, Tiamo became her exceptional horse, who brought her to the top of the world. They took part in two EC for young riders, in 2013 they won team bronze, one year later individual bronze. Then they became part of the senior team for the 2015 EC in Aachen, one year later they were part of the team for the Olympic Games in Rio and then for the EC in Gothenburg. The pair was not able to attend the WEG in Tryon due to an injury of the horse.